Parodies

The National Organization for Marriage’s ‘Storm’ Ad Isn’t Scary, It’s HILARIOUS

The National Organization for Marriage is counting on scare tactics to convince Americans same-sex marriage is going to RUIN SOCIETY. But NOM’s solemn “A Storm Is Coming” ad featuring actors repeating misleading facts is ripe for parody, and not just because the screentests of actors have popped up, but because when real storms are approaching, real storm chasers arrive. The risk is that, with these parodies, we’re only giving NOM more attention it doesn’t deserve. Of course we’re also branding the spots as ridiculous charades, so that works.

Here’s another effort:

And already, there’s a web effort to keep on remixing the videos into ridiculous pieces of video pop art.